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Law: France

The library guide for Cambridge University's Squire Law Library.

French Print Collection

Our print collection of French material is located on the third floor starting in bookstack 40 and with the classmark TM.

We stock key texts including the French Legal System by Elliott, French Law by Steiner, Principles of French Law by Bell, and the Making of Law by Latour.

We hold the journals Gazette du Palais, Recueil Dalloz and La Semaine Juridique and the law reports series Recueil des décisions du Conseil d'etat. We also stock French legislation including the Code Civil, Code de Commerce, Code de Procédure Pénale, Code de Procédure Civile and the Code Pénal.

Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals

Foreign journals are included in HeinOnline and indexed within the Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals.

Comparative law

We also have an extensive comparative law print collection held on the third floor which will also be useful when researching other jurisdictions. The books and journals start in bay 26 and the classmarks start with the letter H.

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Gazette du Palais

Photo of a pile of issues of the magazine Gazette du Palais which are predominantly white and blue.